Dr. Captain is a nationally board certified (NCCAOM) Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and the lead practitioner at the Sarasota Center for Acupuncture and Nutrition which she founded in 2000.
She earned her Masters degree in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine from the East West College of Natural Medicine, Sarasota, Florida and completed her Doctoral specialty with focus in Integrative Medicine at AOMA's Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Austin , TX.
In 2014, she earned a Master of Science degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport, CT. In 2014, Christina co-authored a textbook "Laboratory Analysis for the TCM practitioner" which was published by Jessica Kingsley publishing, UK.
Prior to becoming a practitioner of Oriental Medicine, Dr. Captain earned a Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology and Communication Disorders from the University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida.
Dr. Captain has been training other healthcare professionals in various subjects related to acupuncture since 2010. She is nationally and internationally known for providing expert trainings in Acupupoint Injection Therapy.
Her courses are recognized as the ablsolute best of the best!!
Dr. Captain's knowledge and enthusiasm for health and wellness has earned her a reputation as a qualified lecturer, keynote speaker, and experienced teacher throughout the United States.
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